One Year Since Mumbai Massacre: Close to 500 Babies Named Gabi, Rivky

Almost 500 newborn boys and girls have  named during this past year after Rabbi Gavriel (Gabi) and Rivky Holtzberg Hy"d, Reb Gavriel's father says. A new...

Video, Photos: Construction on Chareidi Complex Begins at Former Site of Edison Theater

Some 70 years after the Edison Theater opened on Rechov Yeshayahu in the heart of Yerushalayim, construction began this week at the former...

Video: Zaka Uses Body Bags to Highlight High Traffic Accident Rate

Dozens of body bags layed out neatly on the pavement in central Yerushalayim is a sight the city has been pleased to be rid...

Rabbi Goren’s Son: My Father Would Have Died for United Yerushalayim

Rabbi Shlomo Goren, the late Chief Rabbi of Israel who blew the shofar at the Kosel when the Israel Defense Forces liberated the Old...

OU to Present “Cooking On Shabbos” Webcast On November 17

On the heels of the success of and feedback from previous OU Kosher webcasts to which thousands of listeners have tuned in, OU Kosher...

Rubashkin Trial Wraps Up: An Overview

By Debbie Maimon and Avi Yishai The trial of Reb Shalom Mordechai Rubashkin wound to a close Monday, with prosecutors and defense attorneys giving closing arguments...

Cracking Down On ‘English’ in Our Yeshivos

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert I may ruffle some feathers, but this is an important topic to address. Currently, virtually all boys elementary schools, in most communities,...

Israeli Finance Minister: Chareidim, Arabs Harming Israel’s Economy

The Arab and chareidi communities are partly responsible for the high unemployment in Israel among their members, Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz told a conference...

Photos: Lakewood Right-Turn-Only Signs Put Up in Error

Two right-turn-only signs installed at two intersections in Lakewood, NJ, recently got some attention from local motorists, especially after local police officers tried...

Tefillos Continue: Rubashkin Jurors Off Today, Will Be Back Deliberating Tomorrow

Jurors continued to weigh the financial fraud case against Reb Shalom Mordechai Rubashkin yesterday but did not reach a verdict for the former Agriprocessors...